Wine tasting and Pairing Menu at Gamberetti’s Oct. 23

Thursday, October 23 at Gamberetti’s Italian Restaurant in Salem from 6-8pm. Join Russell Gladhart and Chef Karen Moran for an evening of Winter’s Hill wines paired with a fantastic menu for just $20. 2013 PINOT BLANC: Saffron steamed clams   2012 PINOT GRIS: Spicy chicken lettuce wrap 2013 ROSE OF PINOT NOIR Prosciutto Caprese Skewer […]

Harvest Party Saturday, October 18

Join us for our annual Harvest Party as we celebrate the end of another successful harvest. This is a great chance to talk with our winemaker, Shane, and meet the Gladharts. We will be sampling some of the new release wines that are in the current wine shipment, and we have pulled the 2009 Pinot […]

Pumpkin Chipotle Soup Paired with 2009 Pinot Noir Dundee Hills

Temperatures are falling and the fall flavors are filling the produce section in the grocery stores and farmer’s markets. One of my favorite soups this time of year is pumpkin. It has a delicious flavor that warms me up. I love this soup paired with the spicy 2009 Pinot Noir Dundee Hills. Need more wine […]

Portland Monthly Oregon’s 50 Best Wines 2014

We are excited to announce that our Limited Release 2012 Pinot Noir Block 9-115 was selected in Portland Monthly’s annual Oregon’s 50 Best Wines 2014. 2012 Pinot Noir Block 9-115 came in at number 26. There is extremely tough competition throughout the state with some phenomenal wines that were submitted. “97.1 Think dark cherry pie filling […]

American Winery Guide Review

“Visitors and personal guests often ask me for winery recommendations here in the Willamette Valley. I try to determine what is most important to them. Is it a chic tasting room, educational tours, location? Winter’s Hill Vineyard is on my short list for people looking for two things – really delicious, well-made wine and the […]

Sweet Potato Risotto with Pecans Paired with Pinot Noir

Now that the temperatures are beginning to cool it’s time to enjoy all the delicious fall flavors. This month we are highlighting a wonderful southern dish to pair with our Pinot noir.  I especially like our 2010 Pinot noir Dundee Hills with this risotto. Hope you enjoy! Sweet Potato Risotto with Pecans Ingrediants: 4 tablespoons […]

Wine Press Northwest Blind Tasting Results

Wine Press Northwest recently conducted a blind tasting of Pinot noir from Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. Our 2012 Pinot noirs received some great reviews. Outstanding! Winter’s Hill Estate 2012 Watershed Pinot Noir, Dundee Hills, $25: Longtime Dundee Hills winery Winter’s Hill created this wine, which pays tribute to the fact that its vineyard borders the […]

Wine Spectator 90 pts 2012 Pinot Gris

Great review for our 2012 Pinot Gris from the Wine Spectator “Fresh and sleek, with pretty melon and lemon curd flavors on a polished frame, lingering easily.”

Pinot Blanc Celebration

Note: Unfortunately we will not be able to offer tractor rides down to the vineyard this weekend, because the 2014 Harvest is beginning Friday. The winery will be in full harvest mode so there will be lots of action to witness this weekend. Join us the 2nd weekend of September to help us celebrate our […]

Shrimp Salad with Hominy, Arugula, and Lime

The last thing we want on a hot summer day is to feel weighed down by the food we eat. Well, we’ve got the perfect salad just for the occasion. This brightly colored and flavorful shrimp salad is perfect for the hot summer days. It is light and extremely satisfying. We believe it pairs perfectly […]